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05/01/2010 05:12 am ET Updated 6 days ago

Is the Medium the Message? The Medium is Entertainment: Hollywood and the Medium

In 1964, media analyst Marshall McLuhan suggested that a given medium was more important than its message. In 2009, I sat down with Dan Rather, Geraldo Rivera, Tim Zagat, Amy Goodman, Rachel Sklar, Carol Jenkins, Bill Pullman, Bob Simon, John Ziegler, Juan Williams, Kevin Macdonald , Mary Alice Williams, and Stephen Cannell to see what they had to say about the changing face of our news media.

Watch 'The Medium is Entertainment: Hollywood and the Medium'

Hollywood Entertainment from Kimberly Butler on Vimeo.

Join us next time when we discuss 'The Trivialization of the Medium.'

Additional Credits
Anthony Brian Smith, Writer/Producer
Elberta Gaither, Director/Editor
Chris Ewen, Sound Editor